In Komsomolsk-on-Amur in the included holding "Sukhoi" Aircraft Production Association named. Yuri Gagarin (KnAAPO) held First flight 4th most experienced reference promising aviation complex of the fifth generation (PAK FA).
As told in the press service of the company "Sukhoi" plane piloted honored test pilot of Russian Federation, Hero of the Russian Federation Sergey Bogdan.
Fighter spent 40 minutes in the air. and made a landing on the runway of the airport industry. The flight was successful, in full accordance with the flight plan.
During the flight test was conducted stability plane, evaluation of the propulsion systems. Plane proved to be excellent at all steps of the planned flight applets. The pilot said reliable operation of all systems and equipment.
First flight of the PAK FA took place on January 29, 2010 in Komsomolsk-on-Amur. At the current time is work on the full range of ground and flight tests. These three aircraft are participating. On today programmke flight tests made about 200 flights.